Asia set to trade cautiously; oil prices closely watched after OPEC warning on output 

The oil market looked set to swing into oversupply in 2019 as global crude output grows faster than demand, according to some OPEC members and other producers. 

Oil producers see oversupply, call for new strategies, - THE BUSINESS TIMES

: THE BUSINESS TIMES Energy & Commodities - [ABU DHABI] Major oil producers said Sunday that crude supply next year would outstrip demand, calling for new strategies based on production adjustments.. Read more at The Business Times.

Saudi Arabia, Others Inch Closer to Oil Output-Cut Pact

OPEC is likely to agree to an oil production cut when it meets next month in Vienna as oil prices enter bear market territory and signs of oversupply loom. Saudi Arabia confirmed that it would cut its own oil supplies next month and Russia signaled that it could follow suit.

Saudi Arabia to cut oil output by half-a-million barrels per day

The world’s top producer wants to prevent a further slide in prices which fell below US$70 a barrel on Friday, two sources told Reuters.

Among those attending were Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak, Oman's Oil Minister Mohammed al-Rumhi and the energy minister of host UAE Suheil al-Mazroue.

Saudi Arabia in talks to cut oil output after US waivers hit prices

The US administration has vowed to reduce Iranian oil exports to zero and US President Donald Trump has put pressure on Saudi Arabia to raise output to cool the market.

Saudi Arabia to ship less oil in December as it floats cut talks possibility

Khalid al-Falih told reporters that Saudi Aramco’s customer crude oil nominations would fall by 500,000 bpd in December versus November due to seasonal lower demand. The cut represents a reduction in global oil supply of about 0.5 percent. Saudi Arabia has increased output by just about 1 million bpd